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Hawaii - Keone Nunes

If Keone Nunes had never picked up the tools and answered the call to master of kakau, there would likely be no traditional tattooing in Hawaii today.

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Seattle: Nahaan

Seattle-born artist Nahaan sees tattoo, like many other forms of artistic expression, as a political act and a form of resistance.

  • 2019-08-24T02:30:00-07:00
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New Zealand - Gordon Toi

In the twentieth century, the Maori of New Zealand all but lost their tattooing tradition.

  • 2019-08-27T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-27T06:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-27T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-29T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-29T06:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-31T02:30:00-07:00
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Alaska - Marjorie Tahbone

Marjorie Tahbone, an Alaskan artist of Inupiaq heritage, was first among the living women of her family to get her traditional chin tattoo.

  • 2019-09-03T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-03T06:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-03T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-05T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-05T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-07T02:30:00-07:00
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Prince Ruppert - Nakkita Trimble

As the only living tattoo artist from the Nisga'a Nation, Nakkita Trimble hopes to revive the traditional process of tattooing known as gihlee'e.

  • 2019-09-10T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-10T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-12T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-12T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-14T02:30:00-07:00
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Mexico - Samuel Olman

The ancient city of Palenque was once a hub of Mayan civilization. For centuries after its decline, it lay hidden under layers of tropical vegetation, until modern archaeologists peeled back the jungle to reveal it to the world in the last century.

  • 2019-09-17T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-19T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-19T06:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-19T17:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-21T02:30:00-07:00
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